The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PostGIS
Rank 883 885 893
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 13 44 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.037% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.031% 0.092% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,271 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -35.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41606 47784 45419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 40.06% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35381 40402 39550
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 10 £45,000 +4.65%
London +25 6 £45,000 -18.18%
Glasgow +6 3 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +4 3 £40,000 +8.41% 1
Bristol -1 3 £41,250 +3.12%
South West -7 3 £41,250 -8.33%
South East -2 1 £52,500 +29.62%
Hampshire -4 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Southampton -9 1 £52,500 +23.52%
City of London - 1 - -

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS.

1 27 (87.10%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) Open Source
3 19 (61.29%) jQuery
3 19 (61.29%) Python
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) PHP
5 17 (54.84%) GIS
6 13 (41.94%) Java
6 13 (41.94%) Maven
6 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
8 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) Spring
8 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (32.26%) Vagrant
8 10 (32.26%) CSS3
8 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
8 10 (32.26%) HTML5
8 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
9 8 (25.81%) Ruby
9 8 (25.81%) JSON
9 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (25.81%) Data Integration
9 8 (25.81%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (25.81%) Pentaho
9 8 (25.81%) nginx
9 8 (25.81%) RESTful
9 8 (25.81%) Hadoop

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing PostGIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PostGIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) nginx
1 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 6 (19.35%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
3 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
3 5 (16.13%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.68%) ArcSDE
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (9.68%) ArcGIS
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (25.81%) Pentaho
2 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
2 8 (25.81%) Big Data
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
4 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
4 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Maven
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 8 (25.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
4 5 (16.13%) JUnit
4 5 (16.13%) Gradle
4 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
4 5 (16.13%) Mockito
4 5 (16.13%) TestNG
5 3 (9.68%) Selenium
6 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) GIS Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Python Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) jQuery
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
2 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) Spring
2 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
2 10 (32.26%) CSS3
2 10 (32.26%) HTML5
3 8 (25.81%) JSON
3 8 (25.81%) RESTful
3 8 (25.81%) SOAP
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
3 8 (25.81%) XML
4 7 (22.58%) Ajax
5 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.13%) Middleware
6 5 (16.13%) Django
6 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (12.90%) Sass
8 3 (9.68%) JSF
8 3 (9.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Open Source
2 17 (54.84%) GIS
3 8 (25.81%) Data Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.13%) Social Media
5 5 (16.13%) Social Network
6 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.68%) User Experience
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (25.81%) MapReduce
3 8 (25.81%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps
6 4 (12.90%) OO PHP
6 4 (12.90%) RUP
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) E-business
7 3 (9.68%) DSDM
7 3 (9.68%) Integration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 19 (61.29%) Python
3 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 13 (41.94%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) C#
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Varnish
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Vagrant
2 8 (25.81%) Puppet
3 5 (16.13%) Ansible
3 5 (16.13%) HAProxy
4 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Talend
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) ESRI
3 4 (12.90%) Mapinfo
4 3 (9.68%) Zend
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